Tailgating

  • Tailgating Game 21: Rays (10-10) Vs Twins (9-10)

    Tailgating Game 21: Rays (10-10) Vs Twins (9-10)

    April 23, 2014 at 5:50 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Ben Zobrist will start in the outfield tonight for the second time this season. Logan Forsythe will start at second base. Forsythe has been questionable at best in the outfield and he will likely start playing more second base when Joe Maddon wants to get him […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 20: Rays (9-10) Vs Twins (9-9)

    Tailgating Game 20: Rays (9-10) Vs Twins (9-9)

    April 22, 2014 at 4:21 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Juan Carlos Oviedo was activated from the DL after he arrived late to camp because of visa issues. Oviedo has not pitched in a regular season game since 2011…Hak-Ju Lee was activated from the triple-A disabled list…Kyle Gibson is on the mound tonight for the Twins. […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 18: Rays (8-9) Vs Yankees (10-7)

    Tailgating Game 18: Rays (8-9) Vs Yankees (10-7)

    April 19, 2014 at 4:57 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… After last night’s game, Brad Boxberger was sent back to Durham and lefty CJ Riefenhauser was called up. Boxberger pitched 2 huge innings last night and may have been the biggest factor in the Rays’ comeback. The demotion was probably more about him pitching 3 innings in […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 17: Rays (7-9) Vs Yankees (10-6)

    Tailgating Game 17: Rays (7-9) Vs Yankees (10-6)

    April 18, 2014 at 2:59 pm 8 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Rays have dropped to 9th in the Power Rankings, but still have a 47.2% chance of making the playoffs…Erik Bedard will make his first start of the season for the Rays. He is also the seventh starting pitcher used by the Rays already…Matt Joyce is […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 16: Rays (7-8) Vs Yankees (9-6)

    Tailgating Game 16: Rays (7-8) Vs Yankees (9-6)

    April 17, 2014 at 3:14 pm 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… The Yankees have won 4 straight and now lead the AL East by a half-game. The Rays are 2 games back. The Yankees are 6-4 versus the East and the Rays are 2-4…The Rays will face CC Sabathia tonight. They are just 1-4 versus left-handed starters […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 15 (again): Rays (7-7) At Orioles (6-7)

    Tailgating Game 15 (again): Rays (7-7) At Orioles (6-7)

    April 16, 2014 at 9:22 am 8 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Don Zimmer will have surgery today to repair a leaky valve in his heart…With last night’s game being cancelled, Jake Odorizzi will get to keep his spot in the rotation as Brandon Gomes was scheduled to start last night. No makeup date has been determined yet…The […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 15: Rays (7-7) At Orioles (6-7)

    Tailgating Game 15: Rays (7-7) At Orioles (6-7)

    April 15, 2014 at 4:32 pm 3 comments

    [UPDATE] Game has been postponed. Buck Showalter told the media that a straight double-header for tomorrow is possible. Playing A Little Pepper… Tonight’s game will almost certainly be delayed and it looks like there is a good chance it will be canceled. THIS LINK has a GIF for a radar […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 14: Rays (7-6) At Orioles (5-7)

    Tailgating Game 14: Rays (7-6) At Orioles (5-7)

    April 14, 2014 at 4:40 pm 6 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… After optioning Jeff Beliveau back to the minors on Sunday, the Rays called up reliever Brad Boxberger for tonight’s game. Boxberger came to the Rays along with Logan Forsythe in the Alex Torres trade. Speaking of which, Torres has 5 strikeouts and 2 walks in 5 […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 13: Rays (7-5) At Reds (3-8)

    Tailgating Game 13: Rays (7-5) At Reds (3-8)

    April 13, 2014 at 11:21 am 3 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Alex Cobb has been placed on the diabled list with an oblique strain. Also, Kevin Kiermaier was sent back to Durham and replaced by Erik Bedard…Cesar Ramos will bad 8th today with Sean Rodriguez 9th. This is likely due to Ramos being the starting pitcher and only working […]

     
  • Tailgating Game 11: Rays (5-5) At Reds (3-6)

    Tailgating Game 11: Rays (5-5) At Reds (3-6)

    April 11, 2014 at 4:06 pm 2 comments

    Playing A Little Pepper… Matt Moore is with the team in Cincinnati. He told the media that he is hoping to avoid surgery and will try to play catch in 3-5 days to see how it feels…Another interleague series on the road means another chance for David Price to hit […]